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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta

Clade: Holozoa

Clade: Filozoa

Clade: Choanobionta

Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Gastropoda
Subclassis: Orthogastropoda
Superordo: Heterobranchia
Ordo: Pulmonata
Subordo: Eupulmonata
Clade: Stylommatophora
Cladus: Orthurethra
Informal group: Sigmurethra
Superfamilia: Arionoidea
Familia: Ariolimacidae
Subfamilia: Ariolimacinae
Genus: Ariolimax
Subgenera: A. (Ariolimax) – A. (Meadarion) Species overview: A. columbianus


Ariolimax Mörch, 1860: 110.

Type species: Ariolimax columbianus Gould in A. Binney, 1851

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Banana slug


  • Mörch, O.A.L. 1860. Malakologische Blätter 6: 610.
  • Pilsbry, H.A. 1948. Land Mollusca of North America (North of Mexico. The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Monographs 3, Vol. 2(2): 706.